Railyard Plans Moving Forward to Service Port of LA

$500 million project to be four miles from L.A. docks

In Los Angeles, officials are moving forward with a $500 million plan to build a new railyard near the seaport.

The port and BNSF Railways plan to build the Southern California International Gateway project four miles from L.A.'s docks. The goal is to keep up with growing port traffic and make it more efficient to transfer cargo from ships to trains.

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